Did you know that cornmeal is birth control for weeds? Sprinkle it on your garden and it will keep weed seeds from germinating and growing i...
Planting Schedule for Gardening Vegetables
Disney world does this! Lowes sells the 4 to 6" round PVC pipe with holes already drilled. Purchase an end cap, fill with rock, soil, and plant. I will often put these in the center of a very large pot to stabilize, and add amazing height and color to a container that has trailing plants (no end cap or rock needed if you are placing in a container)
Plant a bed of flowers in pale shades, especially white, to make the most of the moonlight. The bright colors of most flowers disappear once the sun has set. Plants with white flowers or white in the leaves will be illuminated in a dark backyard. From outdoor lamps to tiki torches, explore all of the ways you can light up the night.
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aquaponics, hydroponics and verticle gardening
Project: How To Build A Flower Tower
How to prune basil to have enormous plants
hang a clay pot from the fence; I love this for my backyard!
DIY flower stones for garden path (these are easy to put together using standard path stones)
Follow this one tip in your garden & get a ton of strawberries! Also a little strawberry education!
How to Propagate Roses Using Potatoes (i had no idea this was possible, such a cool tip!!!)
This is the coolest gardening site EVER! On the Gardener's Supply Company website you can design your own garden beds by clicking and dragging the plants you want, where you want them. Then you can print your planting map WITH very detailed planting directions. This is just what I have been looking for! Hurray!!!:)
simple backyard landscaping ideas
Fabulous Spilling Pot
Killing weeds! 1gal White Vinegar, 1 Cup Salt, 1 TBSP dish soap. Spray on a dry sunny day.
GREAT directions for making your own hanging planter.
Imbeding stone walkway into existing lawn
Hydroponic window farm
DIY Outdoor Lighting for only three bucks! This is genius!!
Hanging wall garden Try a modern take on traditional hanging baskets with a wall of these Woolly Pockets. Because they're lined with moisture barriers, you don't have to worry about any leaking.
the world's most perfect fertilizer + pesticide is epsom salt. Every other week- 1 gallon of water, 1 TBSP of miracle grow and 3 TBSP of epsom salt = a great garden all season.